xfce4 startup appears to override my xmodmap keyboard settings

Chris G cl at isbd.net
Tue Feb 9 12:20:57 CET 2010

On Tue, Feb 09, 2010 at 12:30:23AM +0100, Fabian Nowak wrote:
> You tell Xfce to use the Xorg default keyboard layout, so no changes
> will be applied as far as I understand. Otherwise, you can create your
> own keyboard modifiers or maps, dunno, and select those.
> If you're lucky, you will also find the settings somewhere in
> $HOME/.local and will be able to add your compose=rwin line to those
> options directly, but that's just another guess.
I can find:-


which seems to have lots of keyboard settings in it.  However there's
also a file called THESE_FILES_ARE_OBSOLETE.txt which says all of the
files in that directory are obsolete.

There's also:-


When/how does xfce4 act on these files?

Chris Green

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